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flydubai launches double daily flights to Sri Lanka

flydubai launches double daily flights to Sri Lanka

29 March 2013 Airline News

flydubai has confirmed it will fly double daily to Sri Lanka starting this summer, bringing the total number of weekly flights to 14. The announcement comes a week after the carrier attended the inaugural ceremony for Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (also known as Hambantota Airport).

flydubai boosts services to Russia

flydubai boosts services to Russia

20 March 2013 Airline News

flydubai has underscored the growing importance of the CIS region to its operations by announcing it will double its network in Russia to eight points and add additional services in Ukraine. In Russia, the carrier will launch flights to Mineralnye Vody on April 16th 2013 followed by Rostov-on-Don and Volgograd on September 13th 2013.

flydubai adds Salalah to GCC portfolio

flydubai adds Salalah to GCC portfolio

5 March 2013 Airline News

flydubai has announced the start of its new route to Salalah, expanding its presence in the Sultanate of Oman. Flights to Salalah will begin on May 21st 2013 and operate three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

flydubai Cargo starts operations in Russia

flydubai Cargo starts operations in Russia

2 March 2013 Press Release Airline News

flydubai, Dubai’s innovative airline, has announced the launch of flydubai Cargo in Russia, providing an affordable and convenient outbound cargo service to complement the existing inbound service.

flydubai expands Pakistan network

flydubai expands Pakistan network

11 February 2013 Airline News

flydubai is to begin operations to two new destinations in Pakistan – Multan and Sialkot. Flights to the north-eastern cities of Silkot and Multan, located in central Pakistan, will operate three times a week from March 13th 2013 and March 14th 2013 respectively.

flydubai launches new flights to Maldives

flydubai launches new flights to Maldives

21 January 2013 Airline News

flydubai has inaugurated services to its latest destination – Malé, the capital of the Maldives. The inaugural flight, FZ561, departed Dubai Terminal 2 at 00:35, arriving at Malé Ibrahim Nasir International Airport at 06:20 local time.

flydubai adds new Saudi flights to network

flydubai adds new Saudi flights to network

7 January 2013 Airline News

flydubai has added another destination in Saudi Arabia to its network, with two flights a week to Ha’il. Flights to Ha’il, an oasis city in Nejd in the north west of the country, will commence on February 13th 2013.

flydubai launches cheap flights to the Maldives

flydubai launches cheap flights to the Maldives

13 November 2012 Airline News

flydubai has announced new flights to Malé, the capital of the Republic of Maldives. Commencing on January 19th 2013, flights will operate five times a week between Dubai’s Terminal 2 and the Maldives’ Ibrahim Nasir International Airport on the island of Malé.

flydubai takes delivery of Boeing 737-800NG

flydubai takes delivery of Boeing 737-800NG

22 October 2012 Airline News

Flydubai has taken delivery of the first of three Boeing 737-800NG aircraft financed through a $117.5 million loan agreement with the Export-Import Bank of the United States. Its arrival takes flydubai’s fleet size to 26 aircraft in operation.

flydubai offers new Saudi Arabia flights with Tabuk departure

flydubai offers new Saudi Arabia flights with Tabuk departure

3 October 2012 Airline News

flydubai has announced it is to start operations to Tabuk, Saudi Arabia, on November 7th 2012. Due to the influx of visitors and a number of key infrastructure projects underway in the city, including upgrades to Tabuk Airport, international travel trade companies such as global hoteliers are travelling to the city, raising its tourism appeal.

flydubai lands in Bucharest for inaugural flight

flydubai lands in Bucharest for inaugural flight

2 October 2012 Airline News

Dubai-based low-cost carrier flydubai has inaugurated services to its latest destination in Central & Eastern Europe – Bucharest, the capital of Romania. The inaugural flight, FZ797, departed Dubai Terminal 2 at 09:15, arriving at Henri Coandă International Airport (Bucharest Otopeni International Airport) at 13:30.